Osteoarthritis research centre of Canada was founded in 2000 by the board of the arthritis society in recognition of the tremendous potential that research can bring to arthritis treatment in Canada. The Osteoarthritis Research Centre conducts cutting edge translational research to improve our understanding of osteoarthritis. It performs a multidisciplinary approach including biomechanic, biomolecular and clinical research as well as technical innovation, to fight osteoarthritis. It conducts consumer-driven clinical research and trials related to arthritis diagnosis, prognosis, prevention, care outcomes and quality of life issues. The main mission is to transform the lives of people living with arthritis through research and engagement. It is a patient-oriented research centre, and approach work from a wide range of disciplines including rheumatology, rehabilitation science, public health, epidemiology, biostatistics health psychology, health economics and education. The research centre of Canada committed to practical research for everyday living, meaning finding the answers now to reduce the burden of arthritis, and giving people with arthritis better, more timely, and cost-effective solutions for living with their disease.
The following is the list of scholars from Osteoarthritis Research Center who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences